Pakistan beat West Indies in first warm-up match
Pakistan defeated West Indies by seven wickets in their warm-up match for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.
West Indies had won the toss and opted to bat first against Pakistan in the first warm-up match between the two sides.
Fakhar Zaman and Babar were excelled with the bat as they scored 46 and 50. On the other hand, Pakistani bowlers also played a vital role and restricted West Indies to 130.
West Indies’ Ravi Rampaul had sent Mohammad Rizwan packing early at 13, while Hayden Walsh had taken the wicket of Babar (50) and Mohammad Hafeez — who went for a duck.
Hassan Ali remained the pick of the Pakistani bowlers who bagged two wickets (Fletcher and Pooran) while giving away only 21 runs from his four overs.
Right-arm pacer Haris Rauf gave away 32 runs from his four overs but managed to pick up the two prized wickets of Keiron Pollard and Chris Gayle while Shaheen Afridi managed to take two scalps as well but gave away an expensive 41 runs from his four overs.